Crime / December 12, 2019 Pasadena Man Pleads to 2016 Death of Motorcyclist

A 23-year-old man pleaded no contest Friday in the 2016 hit-and-run death of a motorcyclist in Pasadena, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced. Donte Antoine Fox of Pasadena entered the plea in case GA103792 to one felony count of vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence. He also admitted to an allegation that he fled...

News / December 12, 2019 Pasadena Fire and Police Departments Issue Rose Parade Safety Tips

As the 131st Rose Parade presented by Honda approaches on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020, Pasadena’s Fire and Police Departments are issuing the following safety tips for the thousands of overnight campers who will line the route on New Year’s Eve. The parade route will be a safer place if everyone follows these rules and regulations:...

News / December 10, 2019 Students Maintain Momentum With Another Climate Strike in Pasadena

By Alex Cordero As world leaders met in Madrid for the United Nations conference to discuss the Paris Climate Change Agreement, students and local residents took part in a climate strike last Friday at Pasadena City Hall. The climate strike was organized by students from Sequoyah High School. Ozzy Simpson, co-president of Sequoyah’s student council...

News / December 5, 2019 Pasadena Fire Urban Rescue Responds to Traffic Collision with Severe Bodily Injuries on 210 in Pasadena

    Pasadena Fire Urban Rescue  Responds to Traffic Collision with Severe Bodily Injuries on 210 in Pasadena Two vehicles collided with each other on a rain slicked freeway Thursday morning around 8am. The collision occurred on the westbound 210 freeway at the Lincoln off ramp this morning. Pasadena personnel including the Pasadena Urban Search...

News / December 5, 2019 Tis the Season for Holiday Scams – Pasadena Water & Power Wants to Inform You

Due to an increase in fraudulent calls, Pasadena Water and Power (PWP) want to advise you to be especially vigilant about scam calls demanding payment for your utility bill. PWP will never call customers asking them to make payment over the phone. If you receive one of these calls, be advised that scammers are attempting...

Crime / December 4, 2019 Pasadena Crime Blotters: Nov. 1 – Nov. 30

Nov. 1 Nov. 1, 6:21 p.m.: Officers responded to the area of Lincoln Ave and Orange Grove Blvd. regarding a fire. PFD responded and extinguished the fire. The damage consisted of five city oak trees on Orange Grove north of Cypress, three palm trees located on the corner of Orange Grove/Cypress and shrubbery against a...

Crime / November 27, 2019 LASD Is Asking for Public’s Help in Locating Missing Person Cassandra Cisneros of Pasadena

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Missing Persons Unit detectives are asking for the public’s help locating missing person Cassandra Cisneros. She is an 18 year-old female Hispanic who was last seen Nov. 22 at 8 p.m. leaving a facility located on the 100 block of W. California, Pasadena. Cisneros is 5’07” tall, 180lbs, brown straight...

News / November 27, 2019 Students In Pasadena Prepare For The Next Climate Strike On Dec. 6

By Alex Cordero Students in Pasadena are will raise awareness of the dangers to our environment and demand local city officials support a local Green New Deal (GND) by participating in a climate strike with local activists on Friday, Dec. 6 at Pasadena City Hall. Pasadena students will not be alone in demanding change to...

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U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown Visits All Saints Church in Pasadena
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U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown Visits All Saints Church in Pasadena

By Alex Cordero U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown, from Ohio, visited Pasadena to discuss his new book “Desk 88,” which he says is about hope and progressive eras in our country, at All Saints Church this past Saturday night. A classroom of attendees showed up to support Senator Brown for the event organized by Vroman’s Bookstore….

Pasadena Police Respond to Local Attorney’s Claims
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Pasadena Police Respond to Local Attorney’s Claims

Over the past few weeks, a local attorney has filed claims against the City of Pasadena asserting that the civil rights of two people, during separate incidents, were violated by Pasadena Police Officers. The Pasadena Police Department is releasing officer body worn camera and in-car videos of both incidents. The videos detail what transpired during…

Pasadena Police Arrest ‘Tire Toe’ Thief for Defrauding Elderly Victims
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Pasadena Police Arrest ‘Tire Toe’ Thief for Defrauding Elderly Victims

Pasadena Police Financial Crime Detectives arrested 57-year-old Richard Solis for elder abuse and financial crimes on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at about 7:45 p.m. in the city of Arcadia. Detective Victor Cass had been working a months-long investigation into the suspect’s unique fraud scheme targeting elderly victims in Pasadena, South Pasadena, and Arcadia. Cass dubbed…

Bicyclist Critically Injured in Pasadena Traffic Collision
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Bicyclist Critically Injured in Pasadena Traffic Collision

On Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, at about 11:43 p.m., Police and Fire Department personnel responded to Marengo Avenue and Villa Street regarding a report of a traffic collision with injuries. Upon arrival, first responders found that a bicyclist, who was traveling northbound on Marengo Avenue, had been struck by a vehicle that was traveling in…

Council Member Steve Madison Announces Re-Election Campaign
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Council Member Steve Madison Announces Re-Election Campaign

Pasadena City Council Member Steve Madison pulled election papers Tuesday, formally kicking off his campaign for re-election as the representative for Council District 6 (West Pasadena, San Rafael, Linda Vista).​​​​ “Pasadena faces challenges that require experience, leadership and commitment on the City Council,” said Madison. “Over the last few months, I’ve spoken to many people in District…

Is the American Dream Becoming a Nightmare?
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Is the American Dream Becoming a Nightmare?

By Terry Miller Singer Marvin Gaye, at the height of the escalation of the war in Vietnam, asked perhaps the most timeless albeit poignant question ever asked by a musician: “What’s going on?” This song has become the Boomers’ anthem for peaceful resolution of conflict: “For only love can conquer hate, you know we’ve got…

Pasadena Police Arrest Suspect in Angeles Crest Highway Murder Investigation
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Pasadena Police Arrest Suspect in Angeles Crest Highway Murder Investigation

Pasadena Police homicide detectives arrested a suspect in the Angeles Crest Highway murder investigation. On Nov. 6, 2019 at about 1:13 a.m., witnesses reported a body on the side of the highway and called 9-1-1. Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies, Los Angeles County Fire personnel, and Pasadena Police officers responded and initiated a homicide investigation….

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